Author archive for gscarpella

  • The Social Impact of Cultural Districts

    Professor Geoff Crossick has kicked off GCDN’s next research piece, which will analyse the Social Impact of Cultural Districts and include international case studies, best practice and a recommended framework for organisations to set strategic objectives and evaluate their own impact.

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  • Partnership Formed during GCDN Convening Illuminates Cherry Street Pier

    Philadelphia’s Cherry Street Pier opened last month. The new cultural hub supported by William Penn Foundation offers a range of public art and design including luminous futuristic art pieces brought to the Pier by Philadelphia Contemporary in partnership with Montreal-based group Creos, a partnership sparked during the GCDN 2016 Convening in Brooklyn.

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  • Our Network Grows

    GCDN is delighted to welcome five new members over the last few months: Better Bankside, in London; The Music Center, in Los Angeles; The Toledo Museum of Art, in Toledo, Ohio; The Onassis Foundation in Athens, together with its affiliate foundation in New York; and Kingston Creative, from Kingston, Jamaica.

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  • Beatrice Pembroke, Director GCDN, on the Edinburgh International Culture Summit 2018

    This summer I attended the Edinburgh International Culture Summit, joining ministers of culture and delegations of cultural leaders from 45…

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  • AAPPAC 2018 Conference

    In September, Beatrice Pembroke (GCDN) chaired a panel on the responsibilities of anchor organisations with GCDN members Kingsley Jaysekera (WKCD), Claire Spencer (Arts Centre Melbourne) and Hahna Busch (Left Bank Co) at the 2018 Association of Asia-Pacific Performing Arts Centres Conference hosted by Auckland Live.

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